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Weasel
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Weasel Mar 24, 4:24am - #424452 

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Which Head Unit to buy...

I'm planning on purchasing a new Single DIN head unit soon. I would like to spend around $150 or so. I've been looking at Alpines. I really don't know what brand or model to buy. Can some one please help me make this decision? Post pics if you have them. Thanks!

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kmlgts Mar 24, 4:39am - #424453 

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pick all the one that you like best and show some pic how they look like so we can help you out. thumbsup

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Weasel Mar 24, 4:39am - #424454 

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How does this one look?
Alpine In-Dash CD Player (CDA-9825)
http://www.circuitcity.com/ssm/Alpine-In...roductDetail.do

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Weasel Mar 24, 4:50am - #424455 

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ALPINE CDM-9821
These are the only ones i've found so far that fit in the price range. It doesn't have to ALPINE but i've heard that they are good.
http://www.circuitcity.com/ssm/Alpine-In...roductDetail.do
If you prefer something else. Let me know. I liked these because the buttons light up green. (like my clock and A/C controls)

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Weasel Mar 24, 4:51am - #424456 

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Besides the head unit. Is the only other thing i have to buy to install it?
http://www.circuitcity.com/rpsm/oid/40945/rpem/ccd/productDetail.do
(It is to be installed in a Euro Single DIN faceplate)

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Weasel Mar 24, 4:53am - #424457 

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Also...which of those 2 will sound better on stock speakers?

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Weasel Mar 24, 4:59am - #424458 

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Which apline unit is this and how much does it run?
1953538123-ALPINE.jpg

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kmlgts Mar 24, 6:55am - #424459 

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got any other? have you check bestbuy?

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dansgts Mar 24, 6:58am - #424460 

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get a sony thumbsup
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unstopable Mar 24, 7:19am - #424461 
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ok first off alpine is nice units but i believe are ugly and can get ya confused by a lot of modes not needed, but they are nice though, Second that is the higher alpine model i do believe and for sony NO! Dont buy sony unless ps2, nice units are panasonic, http://www.onlinecarstereo.com/CarAudio/ProductDetail.aspx?ProductID=14897 Great buy but 200 bucks. All up to you bro. Let me know what ya get! hope it helps Chad
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bmw52786 Mar 24, 7:50am - #424462 

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i love my alpine head unit, does a lot to improve sound quality! thumbsup
1953538387-head unit.jpg

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bmw52786 Mar 24, 7:52am - #424463 

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its a CDA-9827 by the way, i believe the newer models are out now, which is prolly the same exact unit just a different color or something...

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Weasel Mar 24, 12:00pm - #424464 

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Thanks for the help guys...i think i'm just going to go with one of the alpines

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Teknikal Mar 24, 1:49pm - #424465 
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I wouldn't buy from circuity city/best buy etc.

Go online and buy it I got the Pioneer 7700-MP for $200 which is about $70 less than the stores.


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